• Will Climate Change Help Hybrid Grapes Take Root?

    5 days ago - By Eater

    Table grapevines in Southern California. | George Rose/Getty Images
    Winemakers around the country are working to bring back Indigenous and hybrid grape varieties that are better adapted to extreme weather This story was originally published on Civil Eats .
    In his almost 50 years in the wine industry, J. Stephen Casscles has watched the weather in New York's Hudson Valley become wetter, hotter, and more humid - the perfect environment for fungal diseases and pests to thrive. Facing everything from black rot and downy mildew to stink bugs and spotted lanternflies - invasive insects that feed...
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